Les Sept Laux

Overview

Les Sept Laux is set in the heart of the Bellendonne mountains spread over three villages Prapoutel, Pipay and Le Pleynet boasting 120km of runs from 1350m up to a height of 2400m.

The area has a good record of snow and an extensive snow canon network. The lift system is modern with 90% having been replaced over the last few years and there are 21 lifts (12 Pomma, 9 Chairlifts and one Telecabine) and there are 37 pistes of which there 7 are green, 6 blue, 14 red and 10 black.

The resort is perfect for all types of skiers ranging from beginners who can take lessons right outside the chalets through to experts either on the black runs or on the extensive off-piste in the area.

Positive

  • Excellent for families
  • Excellent for those on a budget
  • Good intermediate ski area
  • Good for beginners
  • Short transfers, 30 minutes from Grenoble

Negative

  • Not a huge amount for experts
  • Quite quiet apres ski

Offslope/apres ski

The resort hosts a number of restaurants, shops, bars and a cinema all only two minutes away from the chalet apartments, together with an open air ice skating rink and lots of other activities making it also a very good destination for non skiers.

Our View

Fantastic vlaue for money resort with an inexpensive lift pass and a decent amount of varied terrain

At a glance

Chalets:
0
Hotel & Apartments:
0
Pistes:
120kms
Resort height:
1350 metres
Top station:
2400 metres

Suitability

Experts:
2 stars
Intermediates:
5 stars
Beginners:
5 stars
Non-Skiers:
1 stars
Scenery:
4 stars
Resort charm:
3 stars
Nightlife:
2 stars